Every copy of Norton Antivirus has a unique product activation code. For physical copies of the software, activation codes are provided in the box. Customers who download Norton Antivirus receive activation codes via email.
To activate Norton Antivirus with a code, install and start the program. Choose the option to renew or activate in the main product window. Enter the activation code when prompted.
To obtain a Norton activation code, purchase a boxed copy of the software at a retailer or a downloadable copy directly from Norton. An activation code can also be purchased directly through the Norton Antivirus program.